Single adjuvant chemotherapy course safe, effective for high-risk testicular cancer
A single course of adjuvant bleomycin, etoposide and cisplatin chemotherapy appeared safe and effective among a cohort of men with high-risk primary testicular cancer...
4 days ago - Healio
Medical oncologist to receive award for cancer drug development
European Society for Medical Oncology will present Lillian L. Siu, MD, FRCPC, with the TAT 2020 Honorary Award. The award recognizes Siu's contributions to the development of...
6 days ago - Healio
Periodontal disease may be risk factor for AMD
Periodontal diseases are a possible additional risk factor for age-related macular degeneration; however, the link between the two remains unclear, according to a literature...
8 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Penn researchers receive grant to develop CAR-T for advanced prostate cancer
Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy awarded a $500,000 grant to researchers at University of Pennsylvania's Abramson Cancer Center to develop new chimeric antigen receptor T-cell...
15 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Unexpected Link Between Gliomas, Neurodegenerative Disorders Revealed
Protein associated with neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's might help researchers detect how gliomas, a type of cancerous brain tumor, become so aggressive.
25 days ago - Medindia Health
Protein linked with neurodegenerative diseases may help explore the aggressive behavior of gliomas
A protein typically associated with neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's might help scientists explore how gliomas, a type of cancerous brain tumor, become so aggressive.
30 days ago - News Medical
Does Green Tea Help Prevent Prostate Cancer?
“Prostate cancer is a leading cause of illness and death among men in the United States and Western Europe,” but rates in Asia can be as much as ten times lower. Perhaps Asians...
1 month ago - Nutrition Facts
Pheochromocytoma, paraganglioma underrecognized cause of secondary osteoporosis
Adults with pheochromocytoma or paraganglioma are nearly five times more likely to experience a vertebral fracture, a hallmark of osteoporosis, when compared with adults with...
1 month ago - Healio
Brain cancer specialist joints Mount Sinai faculty
Dolores Hambardzumyan, PhD, MBA, has been appointed senior faculty in the department of neurosurgery and member of The Tisch Cancer Institute at Icahn School of Medicine at...
1 month ago - Healio
U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Drop, But Progress Is Stalling for Some Cancers
Over the last few decades, the death rate from cancer dropped by 29% in the U.S., according to the latest data from the American Cancer Society. That, the ACS's new study...
1 month ago - Time - 2 articles
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